It don’t agree with Sridhar Mahadevan and Randy Crawford. Do you even know how we humans ‘understand’?. And even if the machine itself doesn’t ‘understand’ using the complex dynamics our brain uses, the fact is these nets are understanding on the way Monica is addressing… They are making reductions of complex and aleatory data by themselves. Look, by no means these philosophical questions can be addressed with a logical and discrete mindset. Machines are understanding even better as the field moves on.